Mendota reporter | Kish Launches Virtual Farming Workshop Series

MALTA – Kishwaukee College’s community education program has launched a new series of agricultural workshops that highlight various aspects of agriculture and food production. All lessons will take place virtually. The new series includes several different courses this summer that will teach participants about self-directed farming practices, which can be turned into entrepreneurial opportunities. Local experts will explore topics such …

West side of Salt Lake County welcomes new and improved parks

Communities on the west side of Salt Lake County are welcoming new parks and improvements to existing ones this summer and fall, as outdoor spaces continue to be popular gathering places during the ongoing pandemic. New features in the parks include playgrounds, play areas and, in Taylorsville, loving volunteer labor to teach residents about gardening. County residents want to see …

Portsmouth couple hold firm in consumer battle with Bosch over lawnmower repair

The retired couple were stunned when their mower was packaged for just two months out of warranty, leaving them at odds with the company after a quote for a failed engine replacement exceeded the original purchase price. Phil told Streetwise that they have been completely satisfied with Bosch devices large and small and have always found them reliable and well …

Trainee horticulturist joins Birmingham Botanic Gardens

Birmingham Botanic Gardens, the heritage attraction and independent educational charity, have welcomed a new intern gardener as they continue their commitment to training the next generation of horticulturalists. He secured funding from the National Gardens Bursary Scheme to allow 32-year-old Liz Jones to do a 12-month internship. She joined Matt Padbury, 25, who began his Finnis Scott Foundation-supported intern program …

Top 10 Gardening Tools For Serious Gardening Problems Way of life

Good gardening tools are a gardener’s best friend. On the other hand, sissy gardening tools and equipment can be thorns on your side. The larger the garden plot, the greater the problem. In short, the most popular gardening tools by professionals can solve the toughest garden problems. Gemlers Farm & Home Supply Company helps America’s toughest outdoor professionals work smarter, …

Urban farm in Covington will have homes despite pushback from neighbors

A plan to save an entire urban farm will not be presented to City of Covington officials. This farmhouse, called Orchard Park by neighbors, is on the corner of Orchard Street and Locust Street in the Westside of Covington. In March, gardeners learned that the city wanted to develop the vacant city-owned land, which neighbors turned into vegetable fields and …

Reaping the Benefits of No-Tillage Gardening | Home & Garden

“I have more and more perennial herbs,” she says. This perennial palette could also extend to strawberries, horseradish, lovage and asparagus. “For the first two years, I struggled to get it where I wanted,” she said. But now, 10 years later, “the ground is so soft that I really have nothing to add to it.” New gardeners are coming in …

High Water From Recent Rains Set Back Larrywaug Bridge Project in Stockbridge | New

STOCKBRIDGE – Reconstruction of the 1931 Larrywaug Bridge on Route 183 (Interlaken Road) in Stockbridge, a key link between that town and downtown Lenox, has been delayed by this month’s onslaught of torrential downpours and severe thunderstorms, said city administrator Michael Canales. STOCKBRIDGE – Work is expected to resume this spring to restore a failed 90-year-old bridge on Route 183 …

Due to lack of interest, tomorrow has been canceled – The Royal Gazette

Created: Jul 19, 2021 8:00 AM Bermuda, with a landmass of 21 square miles and a population of around 63,000, can, in most areas, hold its head up high. The Covid has hurt the economy and Bermudians have suffered in many ways. Fortunately, we are surrounded by the ocean and our climate is pleasant most of the year. By now …

DIY Week Awards 2021 – Winners Announced

DIY Week Awards 2021 – Winners Announced Posted: July 19, 2021 – Neil Mead Last week on Thursday, July 15, DIY Week hosted the tenth DIY Week Awards and the first virtual event broadcast online to announce the worthy winners of this year’s program, which was sponsored by Benchmark Retail Services, DK Tools , British Independent Retailer Association. , C-TEC, …